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  • There will be a STEM info session/open house on Feb.11 from 4-5pm at Holyoke High South Campus!

  • Goodluck to all HHS students on their midterms this week!

  • Come join environmental club, Mondays Rm.302 after school!

  • The Robotics Club is seeking new members! See Mr.Belanger for more information!

Third Annual Student vs. Faculty Basketball Game

Third Annual Student vs. Faculty Basketball Game

Lauren Ryan, Staff Reporter

March 20, 2019


Filed under Knight Life, Showcase

The seniors of the class of 2019 did not want to let the teachers win for a third year in a row, so there was much tension in the days leading up to the game. 

The Addams Family to come to Holyoke High this weekend!

The Addams Family to come to Holyoke High this weekend!

Megan McGuinness, Digital Editor'19

March 18, 2019


Filed under Features, Knight Life, Showcase

Mark your calendars and come on out for the 20th annual musical production of The Adams Family at Holyoke High School this weekend from March 21-24 because this is sure to be a production that you don’t want to miss!

Holyoke High Students Partner with Power Development International & the HG&E

Holyoke High Students Partner with Power Development International & the HG&E

Lauren Ryan, Finance Manager

March 6, 2019


Filed under Features, Knight Life, News, Showcase

The students taking part in this independent study will have opportunities to go into the field, interview actual engineers both from PDI and HG&E, work with 3D printers and get an inside look at what they’ll be doing after they graduate college.

Do Students Still Need Libraries?

Do Students Still Need Libraries?

Yanitza Torres, Staff Reporter

March 1, 2019


Filed under Features, Knight Life, Showcase

Most students have the access to all information needed in the palm of their hand. With that being said, why would we have to go to a library to research information when we can just ask Siri?

Should Music Stay in the Cafeteria?

Should Music Stay in the Cafeteria?

Joshua Velez, Staff Reporter

February 28, 2019


Filed under Features, Knight Life, Showcase

Everyone in the cafe loves their own taste of music. If music were to stay in the cafeteria, many feel there should be a set of rules to enforce its use.

Fun Places to go in Holyoke: The Winter Edition

Fun Places to go in Holyoke: The Winter Edition

Raymond Lora Pena, Staff Reporter

February 25, 2019


Filed under Knight Life, Showcase, Uncategorized

Months ago I wrote an article recommending places to go in Holyoke in the fall. Now that we're in the midst of winter and many of those activities are no longer realistic for this time of the year, here is an updated version for the winter season!

The Struggles of a College-Bound Senior

The Struggles of a College-Bound Senior

Megan McGuinness, Digital Editor

January 26, 2019


Filed under Features, Knight Life, Showcase

Senior year. This time in a student’s life is often one of excitement, happiness, self-discovery, and fulfillment as students are ready to go take on the world. However, senior year is not all all flowers and rainbows, as many people are led to believe.

Should Colleges Rank by GPA?

Should Colleges Rank by GPA?

Desiree Arena and Yadelis Badillo

January 17, 2019


Filed under Knight Life, Showcase

As we all know, colleges base acceptance to their college by what your GPA and SAT scores are. Many colleges require a 3.0 or higher, but we feel that a GPA can’t really reflect what our education level is. Most people have chosen a dream college they want to go to, but because they didn’t do we...

Inside the Crew: Caught in the Act

Inside the Crew: Caught in the Act

Raymond Lora Pena and Dathan Badillo

January 11, 2019


Filed under Knight Life

The show is in the auditorium at Holyoke High School at 7:30 on Friday, January 11th, and Saturday, January 12th. Tickets at the door are $15 for adults and $10 for students.

Which Way Will They Go? Seniors Plan for Life After High School

Which Way Will They Go? Seniors Plan for Life After High School

Kiara Falcon and Yanitza Torres

January 10, 2019


Filed under Features, Knight Life, Showcase

As a senior in high school, it is hard to know what you want to pursue in life. You either have the mindset for college, work, or the military.

Geometry and Fortune Telling: What Happened When My Math Teacher Read My Palms

Geometry and Fortune Telling: What Happened When My Math Teacher Read My Palms

Charlie Brunette, Staff Reporter

December 19, 2018


Filed under Knight Life, Showcase

I never thought I'd be in the position of saying that I had a “psychic” math teacher during my freshman year, or that she would tell me how many kids I would have in the future with just a line on my pinkie, but that’s exactly the case, and the entire experience was just bizarre enough that it needed to be shared.

Pep Rally Recap: The Good, Middle, and Bad

Pep Rally Recap: The Good, Middle, and Bad

Raymond Lora Pena, Staff Reporter

December 7, 2018


Filed under Knight Life, Showcase

The Pep Rally is one of those times when the whole school reunites to revive the school spirit. Every year varies from the others.

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